Declan Kelly


Declan Kelly is a Founding Partner of Integrum.

He is also the Chairman and CEO of Teneo, the global CEO advisory firm which has over 1,200 employees and 33 offices around the world. In his role at Teneo, he serves as a trusted advisor to many of the world’s leading CEOs and corporations as well as being responsible for running all of the company’s operations globally.

Prior to Teneo, Declan served as the U.S. Economic Envoy to Northern Ireland at the U.S. Department of State, appointed by Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton, in September 2009.

Declan is an honorary Visiting Professor in Management and Leadership at Queen’s University Belfast. In 2011 he also received an honorary doctorate from the University in recognition of his service to the community and economy of Northern Ireland.

He created and continues to underwrite and personally oversee The Northern Ireland Mentorship Program which enables young university graduates from Northern Ireland to spend a year working within several leading corporations in the United States with a view to using their experience to embark on new careers in Northern Ireland. To date there have been over 100 participants in the program.

He is also a member of The Council on Foreign Relations.